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Free food banks, groceries and pantries Norfolk County Massachusetts.

Find Norfolk County Massachusetts free food programs including those at pantries and soup kitchens. The county has churches, charities, government organizations that feed low-income families and people with no money. Get free groceries, hot meals, hygiene supplies and more. Locate a free food pantry near you in Norfolk County MA.

Many distribution centers are open today. The emergency food pantries provide the disabled, seniors, single moms and low income with help. Assistance can come in the form of free food, meals from soup kitchens, groceries, dog or cat food and other services. There are also Meals on Wheels programs the homebound and drive thru food banks in Norfolk County. Or learn about the EBT program and restaurants, including fast food places, that accept it. Learn more on fast food that takes EBT.

Call a free food distribution center near you to get more information on the specifics of the programs they offer. The type of resources offered will vary widely depending on the location and donations. Some of the emergency food banks can offer free vegetables, fruits, or breads. Others may offer more comprehensive meals, and even offer assistance for such items as Thanksgiving or Christmas meals or gifts, clothes, or personal hygiene products.

Call one of the food banks near you to get more details on how they can help you or your family. Or if the Norfolk County family wants to learn about other resources, such as SNAP food stamps or even Meals on Wheels, information can be provided to them as well.

Free food and meal programs in Norfolk County

Atlantic Neighborhood Community Center
381 Hancock St, Quincy, MA 02171. Call (617) 376 - 1381
Regardless of income, receive food, help, and advice. Some of the programs can provide food, clothing, and perishable items. The team can also help families in poverty apply for USDA free school lunch programs or SNAP food stamps as well.




Avon Baptist Church Food Pantry
Address of pantry - 119 North Main Street, Avon, Massachusetts, 02322
Call the church at (508) 583 - 8076 for hours in which food is distributed. Other aid includes clothes, baby formula, and Christmas help and gifts. Emergency food boxes, groceries, and perishable items offered.

Canton HelpLine
The Food Pantry is at 1860 Washington St, Canton, MA 02021. Dial - (781) 821 - 8062
In addition to food and groceries, spiritual guidance can be offered to those who want it. Open limited hours.

New Generation Christian Church
They operate a Dedham Food Pantry. Address is  50 Oakdale Ave, Dedham, MA 02026. Phone: (857) 204-7016
In addition to food in an emergency, a great place to call for referrals to local charities and other government programs in Norfolk County.

Rehoboth Baptist Church of Boston - Norfolk County site
Address: 21 Church St, Canton, MA 02021. Phone: (617) 309-7003

Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
Address: 2 Summer St, Cohasset, MA 02025. For hours of the food bank, call (781) 383-0219
While the exact distribution dates and items vary, there may be fruits, vegetables, and dairy. Or get boxes of groceries, shelf-stable food in Norfolk County and goods such as tuna, canned meat or fruits and more.

Medway Village Church
Address: 170 Village St, Medway, MA 02053. Main phone: (508) 533-6401

Interfaith Social Services
105 Adams Street, Quincy, Massachusetts, 02169. Telephone number - (617) 773-6203
Food and meals offered in an emergency situation. They can also direct senior citizens as well as the homebound to Meals on Wheels programs. Get baby formula, Ensure for seniors, and applications to EBT or other programs in the region. Find details on help from Interfaith Social Services.





Millis Ecumenical Food Pantry
Address: 142 Exchange St, Millis, MA 02054. Phone: (508) 376-5034

Milton Community Food Pantry
158 Blue Hills Parkway, Milton, MA 02186. Call (617) 696-0221
Everything from a soup kitchen to free food pantry are available.

Bethany Congregational Church
Address: 3 Rockhill St, Foxborough, MA 02035. Main number is (508) 543-5235
Items for distribution include groceries, hygiene items or household cleaning supplies, canned food, groceries, and more. They also have diapers for kids or ensure for senior citizens.

First United Methodist
103 Pleasant St, Stoughton, MA 02072. Phone number: (781) 344-9255
Whether it is a box of groceries or hygiene items (such as shampoo or soap) this Norfolk County pantry may help. They also support the homeless by giving a meal, including at Thanksgiving and/or Christmas.

Friends of the Homeless of the South Shore
8 Driftway, North Weymouthm Massachusetts, 02191. Call (781) 340-1604
The charity has a food pantry and offers other help too. New parents seeking baby formula can get assistance, there is referrals to financial aid as well as public assistance programs in Norfolk County, and other social services are run.Free food banks Norfolk County MA

Holbrook Ecumenical Food Pantry
322 South Franklin Street Route 37, Holbrook, Massachusetts, 02343. Phone: (781) 767-4656
Several social service programs are administered by the food bank. Receive assistance from such services as food assistance programs, shelter, housing, and more. Clients can get information on both Massachusetts and federal government assistance programs.

New Jerusalem Evangelical Baptist Church - Haitian Christian Social Union of New England, Inc.
Address: 871 N Main St, Randolph, MA 02368. Main Phone: (781) 885-3936
The location works to ensure that these fresh and healthy items get to the low-income, immigrants and asylum seekers in local communities.

Franklin Food Pantry
Location is 341 W Central St, Franklin, MA 02038. Main Phone: (508) 528-3115
The non-profit has everything from Congregate Meals to holiday food baskets and Back Pack snacks for kids. There are also Senior Brown Bags lunches, Kids Cafes, and meals for the homeless.

Westwood Food Pantry
The charity is at 60 Nahatan St, Westwood, MA 02090. Dial (781) 269-2008
Agency on Aging, Senior Center, and a food pantry. The non-profit is responsible for receiving, storing and distributing USDA Commodity Food to eligible families, including seniors on social security. Commodities, such as cheese, milk, government bread and more is given out when possible. Free dog or cat food can also help the elderly or disabled.







Immaculate Conception Church
Church address - 2122 Canton St, Stoughton, MA 02072. Phone: (781) 344-2073 or Dial (781) 341-0611 for hours
People facing a crisis, regardless of income, background, or religion, can stop by for free meals and groceries.

Loaves & Fishes
Food pantry address - Saint Blaise Church 1158 South Main Street, Bellingham, MA, 02019. Call (508) 966-1274
The charity may have fresh produce, baby formula, and other social services.

Salvation Army of Norfolk County Massachusetts
Some of the resources offered for the low income and elderly in Norfolk County include the following. Food pantry, thrift store, clothing closet, and holiday meals. There may also be turkeys serve at Thanksgiving. From time to time may also be able to help individuals or families pay bills, housing expenses, or offer free gift cards for emergency grocery shopping. Learn more on how to get help from Salvation Army in Norfolk County.

  • Location is 6 Baxter Street, Quincy, MA, 02169. Dial (617) 472-2345
  • Another center is at 25 Shawmut Rd, Canton, MA 02021. Phone: (339) 502-5900

Needham Community Council
570 Hillside Ave, Needham Heights, MA 02494. Phone :(781) 444-2415
Get help with one or more of the following basic needs. Food, groceries, free meals. Other assistance can be offered for housing and shelter, and limited funds for paying electric bills. Also get help in applying for SNAP food stamps or WIC programs too.

Quincy Council On Aging
Senior Center address: 440 E Squantum St, Quincy, MA 02171. Call (617) 376-1506
The elderly, disabled and homebound can use the non-profit. There are Meals on Wheels for home delivery, Ensure or boost drinks, and companionships such as hot lunches. Cooking classes for seniors and other activities are offered too.

Living Bread
The Food Pantry and soup kitchen is at 16 E Bacon St, Plainville, MA 02762. Call (508) 695-9587

Wellesley Hills Congregational
Food distribution is at Pantry 207 Washington St, Wellesley, MA 02481. Main Phone: (781) 235-1188

Ecumenical Community
Location is 150 Chapel St, Norwood, MA 02062. Call (781) 291-3663
A food pantry has rice, cereal, pasta, milk, and other items for the low-income, single mothers and others.

  • There is also the Norwood Meals on Wheels (Phone: (781) 769-9061). Senior citizens, the disabled, and homebound can apply. A low cost hot lunch will be brought to their home in Norfolk County.




Quincy Community Action Programs, Inc.
Main office - 1509 Hancock Street, Quincy, Massachusetts, 02169. Telephone - (617) 479-8181
The focus is on self-sufficiency. Meet with counselor to get short term assistance (such as food, meals, funds for rent and bills) and long term support (including career and job counseling). Also apply for government assistance such as SNAP food stamps, homeless prevention, WIC, and more.

Self Help, Inc.
341 W Central St, Franklin, MA 02038. Phone: (508) 528-3115

Bread of Life - Carter Memorial United Methodist Church
Location is 800 Highland Ave, Needham, Massachusetts 02494. Call (781) 444-2460
The charity has a meal service. All ages of people can stop by. The hours are the first and third Tuesday of every month at 6 pm. Free meals, that meet Federal Nutrition guidelines, are provided to all children and people in need of food.

Dedham Food Pantry
600 Washington St., Dedham, MA 02026. Call (781) 320-9442 or (781) 710-8464
Food, Christmas meals, and other assistance is offered.

First Congregational Church
29 N Main St, Sharon, MA 02067. Phone: (781) 784-2631
A food pantry covers the town. Free personal hygiene supplies like detergent, soap or hand-sanitizer. Or get holiday food, canned groceries and other tips such as on shopping or saving money.

JFCS Canton
Address is 1301 Washington Street, Canton, Massachusetts 02021. Dial - (781) 647-5327 for hours
Whether it is information on SNAP food stamps or details on job training, JFCS helps low income families. A focus is on senior citizens. They also have Meals on Wheels delivery, free ensure, and Kosher meals on Norfolk County MA.

Ilse Marks Food Pantry
Main Address: 116 Seaver St, Stoughton, MA 02072. Phone: (781) 344-2922 or call (781) 341-1994
Stop by for meals and advice. Also provides fruits, vegetables, breads, and other aid to the needy.




Walpole Community Food Pantry
24 Walpole Park S, Walpole, MA 02081. Call (508) 668-0106 for hours and details on the programs administered.
The federal government program EFSP provides emergency food and also help for rent, electric bills, shelter, and emergency programs. A soup kitchen is also manned by volunteers from the community.


Additional food assistance near you in Norfolk County

For more referrals to local food pantries near you, dial 617.427.5200. Or clients can learn about benefits such as WIC - Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, Senior Brown Bag, Feeding America centers in Norfolk County or even seasonal services such as holiday meals.


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